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TitleYear book and almanac of Newfoundland, 1926
Alternative TitleNewfoundland Almanac
Subcollection1920-32
PublisherDavid R. Thistle, King's Printer
Place of PublicationSt. John's, NL
Date1926
DescriptionThe Newfoundland Almanac contains much detailed information, including: a calendar; nautical intelligence for the year; information relating to public offices, institutions, banks, etc. of the country; and a directory of all towns, villages, and settlements on the island. Many years include an index. Many of them also include advertisements, often indexed at the end of the regular index.
SubjectNewfoundland and Labrador--Registers
Newfoundland and Labrador--Directories
Moon--Phases
Government agencies--Newfoundland and Labrador
Beacons
Postal rates
Postal service
School boards
Law
Distances--Tables
Tariff
Banks and banking
Almanacs
Physical Description1 v. (various pagings) : ill.
NoteFirst appearing in 1828, the Newfoundland Almanac was published independently up to 1887, when the government took it over and made it official, changing the title to Year Book and Almanac of Newfoundland. Annual publication ceased in 1932 as an economy measure. (Genevieve Lehr, "Almanacs, " Encyclopedia of Newfoundland and Labrador, vol. 1, p. 39.)
LocationCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador
Time Period1926; 19th Century
Call numberAY 420 N4 Y4
TypeText
Resource TypePeriodical
FormatImage/jpeg
Application/pdf
IdentifierCNS-NA0042
LanguageEng
CollectionCentre for Newfoundland Studies - Newfoundland Almanac
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Libraries. Centre for Newfoundland Studies
RelationContinues: Newfoundland Almanac, call number AY 420 N4 A12.
SourcePrint text held in the Centre for Newfoundland Studies.
PDF File(67.22 MB) -- http://collections.mun.ca/PDFs/cns_almanac/Yearbook1926.pdf